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Engraved by John Jones, after the painting by Robert Home
Made in London
- Plate: 20 x 13.75 in.
Mezzotint on wove paper
- Not on display
- Gift of Fisher Scientific International
- Fisher Collection
- FA 2000.001.178
- No known copyright restrictions
A seated portrait of Jesse Ramsden (1735–1800), the royal optician to King George III and an instrument maker. In the background is Ramsden's altitude and ozimuth circle. He holds a scale in his left hand and a compass in his right hand.